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Save the Date: Berkeley Lab’s Second Virtual Open Mic – April 17, 2020

The first open mic on March 27th debuted to critical acclaim. Join us for another evening of music, poetry and community on April 17th! “This was a balm for these uncertain times, and I loved every minute of it. I am just blown away at all the talent we have at the Lab.” “This was […]

Working Remotely Training Videos

Working remotely with your team poses new challenges and opportunities. Two training videos on LinkedIn Learning share best practices for effective remote meetings, project management, conflict management, time management, and more.

Practice Your Language Skills via Zoom

Ni hao. Bonjour. Kumusta ka. Would you like to practice your language skills via Zoom? Sign up for the new Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association Language Tandem program, which matches people based on the language they speak and the language they want to learn. More information and to sign up>>

Virtual Yoga Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Learn yoga to support your wellness. Join the Lab’s Wes Bethel on Zoom every Tuesday and Wednesday at noon for a free yoga class. Tuesday’s classes are for the beginning student, and Wednesday’s classes are for those more familiar with yoga. Yoga is a great family activity as well. LBL Yoga Club Website & Calendar […]

UC Online Training Course on People Management

This may be a good time to earn the UC certificate in people management, which consists of a series of online courses. The certificate is recommended for all people managers and includes a subset of courses on implicit bias. More information>>

Virtual Session: Supporting Those on the Front Lines – March 30, 2020

Learn how you can support the emotional well-being of family and friends who are working on the front lines in response to COVID-19. Join Craig Mielcarski, Director of UC Berkeley’s Employee Assistance Program, on Monday, March 30, at 1 p.m. for a discussion. ​

Berkeley Lab’s First-Ever Open Mic – Virtually of Course! March 27, 2020

Join us as we host Berkeley Lab’s first-ever Open Mic—a live, virtual event! Date: Friday, March 27th Time: 4:30 – 5:30 pm  Zoom: Do you need a break from the news and want an opportunity to connect while sheltering at home? Please join us as a guest. Do you, or you and your family, […]

Meditation Mondays via Zoom: 12-1 pm

The LBNL Mindfulness Meditation Group will hold noon time, Zoom-based meditation throughout the shelter-in-place order. With our minds left wandering and sometimes worrying during this stressful time, let’s turn some of that boredom into exploration. Date: Mondays Time: 12 – 1 pm Mindfulness meditation zoom room: Feel free to invite colleagues and friends. No […]

Weekend Plans: STEM Activities for the Family

Your weekend plans can continue to focus on family fun. After your family hike, there are plenty of online activities to keep the family engaged. Check out these great resources from the K-12 team. For those with kids at home looking for educational activities to do while sheltering in place, we will be compiling resources […]

Support STEM learning at home with the new STEM Rising Meet a Scientist YouTube Talks!

Are you a scientist who can share your work with middle and high school students during a ten minute recorded video? Please sign up today for the STEM Rising Meet a Scientist YouTube talks. Visit to sign up In this series, presented by the Department of Energy’s Office of Public Affairs STEM Rising initiative, […]